It's a pre-festin' Wednesday, and there's lots to do!!
First things first...don't head down to City Park this evening for the "Swingin' in the Oaks" due to inclement weather the event has been rescheduled for tomorrow evening.
Never fear....there's other good stuff goin' on to keep you busy.
Knock off of work a little early and head on down to Lafayette Square you can stop by Ditcharo's Restaurant & Pub (640 Carondelet) for a cold beer and some pre-Square music with the Chris Alford & Jesse Morrow Duo...they get started at 4:30 pm!!
Then head on down to Lafayette Square for another stellar line-up for this year's concert series....there will be crafts, food and libations....Irvin Mayfield & The Jazz Playhouse Review get things blowin' this evening at 5:00 pm - and check out the entire line-up so you can make your plans.
Wednesday Evening Music
If you're all revved up from your early evening fun...check this out...
Since you're already downtown at the Square stop by Victory (339 Baronne) for some great cocktails, delicious bites and music with Sombras Brilhantes at 6:30 pm...if you haven't been here yet you really need to check it out....it's super cool!!
Hang out in Mid-City where there's yummy food and great music at Chickie Wah Wah (2828 Canal) for an early show at 7:00 pm with Tom McDermott & Meschiya Lake, and stay on for the Iguanas at 10:00 pm...they'll have you dancing the night away!!
Heading over to Frenchmen Street? Start off your evening with the early show over at dba (618 Frenchmen)....The Tin Men get things kickin' at 7:00 pm....and then stay on for Walter "Wolfman" Washington & The Roadmasters at 10:00 pm (as always) it's gonna be a fun one!!
Another great evening full of music at the Spotted Cat with Brett Richardson at 4:00 p.m., Swing Dance Lessons at 5:00 pm, The Orleans 6 at 6:00 p.m., and to top off the night St. Louis Slim & The Frenchmen St. Jug Band at 10:00 p.m.!
Looking for some dinner and then some music for dessert? Rock 'N Bowl (3016 S. Carrollton) can help you out! Get an entree' over at Ye Olde College Inn and then get a half price ticket to the show right next door at Rock N' Bowl....Tonight they've got Swing-A-Roux to get you swingin' at 8:30 pm!!
If you're looking for more fun stuff to do...check out the WWOZ Livewire!